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Lee Cataluna: When hype overpowers fact, we get mongoosed

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    The Pacific Commercial Advertiser’s front page from March 31, 1883 .

Overheated public relations campaigns and news coverage that unquestioningly repeats a press release are not exclusive to our current era. Take the case of the mongoose’s introduction to Hawaii. Read more

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